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Half the Sky Fair Records

 Collection
Identifier: U349
This collection contains records related to the "Half the Sky Fair," traditionally held yearly at the University of Denver during the Women's Conference, also held at the University of Denver. Currently, the collection holds two banners displayed during the Fair.

Dates

  • Other: 2015

Extent

8 Linear Feet (2-4 ft poster tubes)

Biographical / Historical

The "Half the Sky Fair" is named after a Chinese proverb (Women hold up half the sky) and is also inspired by a book written by Nick Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. Held during the annual Women's Conference, it is an international market where purchases benefit nonprofit organizations that support women and girls; wares include entertainment, food, and handcrafted gift items created by women entrepreneurs from around the world.

Arrangement

This collection is currently arranged into one (1) series: 1. Signage.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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